Monthly Archives: February 2016

5th Annual MS Calgary Whisky Festival Raised Nearly $40,000.00!

It has been a busy few months, since the 5th annual MS Calgary Whisky Festival which took place on January 14, 2016 in the Lobby of the Jack Singer Concert Hall.  I’ve been meaning to pull all the photos together, … Continue reading

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More Than Malbec – Thursday, February 11, 2016

More Than Malbec Thursday, February 11, 2016 Well,  Argentina is definitely more than just about Malbec!  Last night we tried different varietals and only one was a product with some Malbec in it.  Diversity is the name of the game … Continue reading

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Beers of the New West Partnership – Thursday February 4, 2016

Words & Pictures by Shawn Young The Alberta beer landscape has been in a state of flux since the end of 2015. We started seeing a few more breweries popping up, and thanks to some interesting provincial budget changes (welcomed … Continue reading

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Great Grains

Words and Pictures by Hunter Sullivan Grain whiskies have long maintained a mistress like identity amongst single malt fans, leading to a widespread disinterest in bottlings of non-barley origin. Luckily, for those uninitiated, the booming industry has elevated the status of … Continue reading

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society Canada February 2015 Outturn

We had three sold out Scotch Malt Whisky Society Outturn tastings at KWM this month to launch 7 new single cask, single malt Scotch whiskies. We had whiskies from 13 to 24 years old this month, malts from the Highlands, … Continue reading

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2nd Best Whisky Store in Whisky Magazine’s “Icons of Whisky: Rest of the World” 2nd Year Running!

We are humbled and honoured with our recognition in Whisky Magazine’s 2016 “Icons of Whisky” awards. For the 2nd year in a row we have been recognized as “Highly Commended” or runner up for Single Outlet: Whisky Retailer of the … Continue reading

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Italy’s Super Reds – Thursday January 28, 2016

Italy’s Super Reds Thursday, January 28, 2016 Grant Graves Tonight was our evening for sampling some of the great wines from Italy.  We started with traditional bubbles followed by some great regional wines and finished with what else, a super … Continue reading

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